Spinnaker Bay Residents: Support Local and Optimize Your Work from Home Space

WFH

As the pandemic continues its course, a lot of us are faced with a virtual workplace environment that is often set up at your Spinnaker Bay apartment home. How exactly are you supposed to set up an effective home office? An effective work from home (WFH) space increases productivity. You need the right height for your chair and desk and positive energy surrounding your work environment with art and plants. Support local businesses in Baltimore while improving your own WFH space with these exciting office furniture and accessories.

Furniture

Sandtown Furniture Co

Sandtown Furniture Co. began as a pile of discarded beams in West Baltimore, which eight years later, became a team that stamped their name into the pieces of handmade furniture. Sandtown values their relationships with customers. Their McHenry Desk is made of solid steel angle iron, lightly sanded & clear-coated with a pine desktop. The desk comes in two sizes and stains. Buy handmade furniture from Sandtown for your WFH setup! 

MiY Home

MiY Home is a company run by Michael and Seth who live above their Fells Point store. They are available for any online chat questions on their website and offer many unique desks, like the Sequel 20 Standing Desk and Sigma. The Standing Desk is electronically height-adjustable and comes in walnut, chocolate-stained walnut, or charcoal stained ash finishes. The Sigma desk has a satin-etched glass work surface that can be mounted on either the left or right side with a keyboard drawer. MiY Home also makes desk chairs that feature adjustable seats, a removable headrest, and a choice of leather or upholstered finishing. Their products are made just for you and your virtual home environment!

Su Casa

Su Casa began in 1999 in Fells Point and have specialized in gorgeous furniture pieces crafted by artisans and woodworkers ever since.

Su Casa offers different types of desks and office chairs, as well as storage areas, like cabinets and bookcases. They also have great Baltimore and Maryland themed art¾perfect to hang behind you for all those Zoom calls! Su Casa is dedicated to helping their customers and is sure to find the right work from home office solution for you.

Design Distillery

Design Distillery in Federall Hill was started in 1998 by designer Karen Graveline with the mission to create a completely original living space for customers in Baltimore. Their modern furniture is sure to make your workday better. Check out sales on their Conrad Desk, Junction Desk or Radius Task Chair. Design your own original WFH space today with the help of Design Distillery.

Accessories

Homebody General Store

Homebody General Store carefully creates handmade home and gift items with products that are made by artists and ethically sourced from around the world. Buy their notebook, the Seedlings Notebook Set for $16, which includes 1 blank notebook and 1 lined notebook with 64 pages each banded together by plantable seed paper packaging. Homebody General Store has all your general planning and organization product needs!

Rowhouse 14

Rowhouse 14 is a Baltimore row-house based company run by Heidi, who made her way from Indiana to Baltimore. She uses recycled and sustainable paper for her products like multi-purpose notepads for goals and normal to-do lists. Notepads can be bought for $8 or $14. Make the 2021 virtual workplace the one where you become the most productive with these Rowhouse 14 products!

B. Willow

The mission of B Willow is to provide meaningful, insightful, and beneficial ways of experiencing nature on a frequent basis. With a focus on Baltimore, they hope to bring more nature into people’s homes, businesses, schools, and organizations. Pick your favorite plant for your new desk, like a Potted Succulent for $18. This succulent prefers full sign and watering when soil has dried out completely and only needs to be taken care of minimally throughout the year. Freshen up your workplace environment with a plant from B. Willow!

Tiny Dog Press

Tiny Dog Press products are designed by Kari Miller in Baltimore. Brighten up your work space with art for your walls like the Baltimore, Maryland Limited Edition Silkscreen Poster for $35. The poster is a four-color silkscreen that illustrates the Bromo Seltzer Tower, Domino Sugars sign, Thames Street, Patterson Park Pagoda and the infamous city benches. It is printed on a flat poster in either yellow, green, red or blue. Don’t forget to also buy coasters from Tiny Dog Press to keep your new desk safe from spills with their package of 5 Baltimore-themed coasters made of oil-based ink for $10. Buy local and be reminded of your wonderful Baltimore community while you’re at it!

Good Luck!

We hope these items above find their way into your homes as you find the most effective way to increase productivity in a work from home environment. Don’t forget to continue to support local small businesses in Baltimore!